Issue details

Draft Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for public consultation: Development & Archaeology SPD

A Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) is being prepared to support the implementation of the Ipswich Local Plan.  The Development and Archaeology SPD will provide guidance for developments on sites with archaeological potential, and highlight the existence of the Ipswich Urban Archaeological Database.  The draft SPD will need to be published for public consultation.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/10/2017

Decision due: 6 Mar 2018 by Executive

No change since last plan

Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Planning & Museums

Contact: Sarah Barker Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

The Development and Archaeology SPD is under preparation by the County Archaeology Service in consultation with Historic England.

The draft SPD will be published for public consultation in accordance with the relevant regulations and the Statement of Community Involvement.


Portfolio Holder for Development

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Development

Legal Services

Financial Services

Agenda items

Background papers

  • Ipswich Local Plan, February 2017;  
  • Statement of Community Involvement for Ipswich Review, March 2014;  
  • Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012